• Spurring Investments And Innovation In Agriculture Crunch Network

    Spurring Investments And Innovation In Agriculture

    The federal government is often criticized by Silicon Valley for being outdated and slow to react to cutting-edge technologies. But the U.S. Department of Agriculture is striving to shed old-school labels, making swift strides in the past year to accelerate some of the innovative technologies combating the country’s water and ag-related resource issues. Read More

  • U.S.D.A. Giving INEOS Bio $75 Million Loan To Make Ethanol From Waste

    INEOS New Planet BioEnergy — a joint venture between the biofuels division of the chemicals company INEOS, and waste management and biofuel facility consultants New Planet Energy — secured a $75 million loan guarantee from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Biorefinery Assistance Program, the government agency confirmed today. The company plans to use the money to construct… Read More